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May 30th, 2014

Project To Finish End Of July

May 30, 2014

ST. MARYS — Work on the High Street bridge replacement is on track to be finished on schedule.

Crews from Jutte Excavating — the lead contractor on the project — recently poured all the abutment walls, and 10 concrete box beams were put into place. A 21-inch sanitary sewer line under the bridge has also been finished and passed testing.

“They are on schedule and on budget,” St. Marys Safety-Service Director Greg Foxhoven told The Evening Leader.

ACCA Unveils Program

May 30, 2014

ST. MARYS — Seniors at the Auglaize County Council on Aging plan to reach out to Ugandan elders across a cultural gap to correspond via videos and letters with people whose lives are affected by combatting poverty and AIDS.

May 29th

Daily Rundown

May 29, 2014

May 29: Preschool Storytime will be at 10:30 a.m. today at the New Knoxville Library for kids ages 3-5.

A Computer Class at the St. Marys Community Public Library will be held at 6 p.m. today. “Facebook Fundamentals” will be taught. Please register early by calling 419-394-7471.

May 27th

Daily Rundown

May 27, 2014

May 27: First through fourth graders are invited to a library scavenger hunt at FJ Stallo Memorial Library from noon to 1 p.m. Pack your lunch and eat it in the library. Then we’ll have the scavenger hunt. To register stop by or call 419-628-2925.

Show off your trivia skills and win a prize at FJ Stallo Memorial Library. This adult program at 4:30 p.m. today. Each participant will play one round or game of Wii Jeopardy. The top scorer will receive a gift card of his or her choice. Stop in or call to register at 419-628-2925.

May 25th

Fire Destroys Barn

May 25, 2014

ST. MARYS — Firefighters from four area departments spent close to five hours battling a blaze that destroyed a barn along Lambert Road Saturday night.

At approximately 9:01 p.m. Saturday, several calls came into the St. Marys Fire Department reporting a barn fire at 15373 Lambert Road, St. Marys. When crews arrived, they found a barn engulfed in flames.

"Our main concern was the surrounding buildings so we were protecting those exposures," St. Marys Firefighter Jason Noonan told The Evening Leader. "The barn was a total loss."

May 23rd

Task force arrests 10 in sweep

May 23, 2014

CELINA — Ten people were arrested on a variety of charges stemming from an investigation by the Grand Lake Task Force.

Arrested as part of the sweep, which included law enforcement from Auglaize and Mercer counties, were:

• Amanda K. Krieg, 24, Mercer County Adult Detention Facility, on three counts of trafficking in heroin, fifth-degree felonies.

• Billy R. Vanover, 31, Mercer County Adult Detention Facility, on two counts of trafficking in heroin, fifth-degree felonies.

May 22nd

Arrest Made Following Stop

May 22, 2014

CELINA — A Dayton woman was arrested Wednesday night following a traffic stop.

Sara M DeVall, 26, of Dayton, was arrested at 5:34 p.m. following a traffic stop on Johnson Street, near Buckeye Street in Celina. DeVall was charged with driving left of center and operating a motor vehicle under the influence. DeVall was also charged with possession of drug abuse instruments. Syringes, empty capsules, spoons and various prescription pills also were allegedly found.

May 21st

Daily Rundown

May 21, 2014

May 21: Teen Book Club at the St. Marys Community Public Library will meet from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. today. "Waiting for Normal" by Leslie Connor will be discussed for grades 9-12.

May 20th

Daily Rundown

May 20, 2014

May 20: The FJ Stallo Memorial Library’s Highly Recommended Book Club will be meeting at 6:15 p.m. today. No need to read a specific book. Just come prepared to discuss what you’ve been reading recently.

The Minster Village Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. today.

May 16th

Weekend Happenings

May 16, 2014

May 17: Kelly Miller Circus is scheduled to perform at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. today at Skip Baughman Stadium in St. Marys.

Spencerville Friends Church, 105 N. Mulberry St., will host an antique appraisal day at 1 p.m. today. No guns, coins, books, rugs, stamps or military items will be appraised.

May 18: A free community dinner will be held from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today at the ROC, 702 E. Spring St., St. Marys.

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